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Flanked by Buddhist monks, the Dalai Lama, 84, greets visitors in September at a prayer ceremony at his monastery in Dharamsala, India. NPR hide caption

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World

Who Will Decide On The Dalai Lama's Successor — His Supporters Or Beijing?

"The Dalai Lama's reincarnation is a civilizational struggle between China and Tibetans over who controls Tibetan Buddhism," says Amitabh Mathur, a former Indian government adviser on Tibetan affairs.

Education

Helping First-Generation College Students

3 min

Helping First-Generation College Students

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Sunday Puzzle

Sunday Puzzle: 7 Letters

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Sunday Puzzle: 7 Letters

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Book News & Features

London's 'Mudlark' Pulls Treasure From The Thames

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London's 'Mudlark' Pulls Treasure From The Thames

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Music

'Alt.Latino' Playlist

5 min

'Alt.Latino' Playlist

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Law

DACA At The Supreme Court

5 min

DACA At The Supreme Court

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Authorities perform an active shooter drill at Park High School on April 27, 2018 in Livingston, Mont. Some experts question the methods of active shooter drills. William Campbell/Corbis via Getty Images hide caption

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Education

Experts Worry Active Shooter Drills In Schools Could Be Traumatic For Students

5 min

Experts Worry Active Shooter Drills In Schools Could Be Traumatic For Students

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Who Will Decide On The Dalai Lama's Successor — His Supporters Or Beijing?

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Howard Weistling created his comic book A Western out of cigarette wrappers and flattened soup cans while he was a prisoner of war in Germany during World War II. Morgan Weistling/Morgan Weistling hide caption

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'Like Getting My Father Back': WWII POW's Art Returned To His Family

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Scientists on the research vessel Akademik Fedorov spent a week or so setting up a network of scientific monitoring equipment up to about 25 miles from the MOSAiC ship. Ravenna Koenig/NPR hide caption

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Environment And Energy Collaborative

Studying The Ripple Effects Of Shrinking Arctic Sea Ice

4 min

Studying The Ripple Effects Of Shrinking Arctic Sea Ice

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Television

50 Years Of 'Sesame Street'

5 min

50 Years Of 'Sesame Street'

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